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Mirrors and Feathers (FIRST HK Selects)

Director: Cai Chengjie
Cast: Tian Tian, Wen Xinyu, Han Jianling
''Mirrors and Feathers'' (p.k.a. ''Shaman'' / ''The Widowed Witch'') is a story about a miserable widow who lost three husbands one following another. She was abandoned by the villagers. In order to find a dwelling place for winter, she pretended to be a prophet to cure illness and drive out the devil spirits for them. Coincidentally she becomes “Shaman” and owns the capability to do this. She finishes her life with desperation as of the endless desire of the greedy and apathetic villagers.

2017 FIRST International Film Festival - Best Narrative Feature, Best Director

*Director will attend Q&A after screening

[Add-on event: "Why FIRST?" seminar]
In this seminar, programmers from FIRST and young Chinese directors will bring you the story of this energetic and passionate film festival.
(Conducted in Putonghua)

Time: 9.3 (Sat) 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Venue: The Lounge @ The Metroplex

*Free Admission on a first-come-first-served basis.
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